This BSU Student Handbook is a guide to student's rights, responsibilities and resources.
Dr. William Smith, Dean
Maxwell Library Room 019
10 Shaw Road
Bridgewater, MA 02325
Monday-Thursday 8 AM-6:30 PM, Friday 8 AM-5 PM
Hours are for when classes are in session. Call for office hours when classes are not in session.
The College of Graduate Studies is responsible for the administration of all graduate courses and programs offered at Bridgewater State University, whether they be on-campus, off-campus, online or summer courses. The College of Graduate Studies provides leadership, coordination and support for all academic departments engaged in graduate instruction. The graduate dean, the graduate faculty and the Graduate Education Council (GEC) are responsible for the maintenance of appropriate standards for graduate degrees and certificates. The primary objective of Bridgewater State University’s graduate programs is to increase to an advanced level graduate student's understanding of and competence in designated fields of study. By expanding the students’ areas of knowledge, research skills and creative talents, the graduate programs of the college aim to increase students' abilities to pursue and contribute to satisfying careers. Students are responsible for being aware of the general policies, procedures and requirements for graduate courses and programs prior to enrolling in courses carrying graduate credit. For additional information relative to a specific graduate program, students should contact the appropriate department graduate program coordinator.
Last Modified: March 5, 2012